Interview with international student from Korea
Who are you? Briefly describe yourself (where do you come from, what do you study, etc.)
G. Lee, came from Korea. Mathematics is my main major. Another major is economics.
What has surprised you in Poland?
Prices of products are cheaper than in South Korea. The weather is extremely snowy.
How did you come up with the idea of studying in Poland?
From the notice board in university about the information of exchange program. I have chosen Poland because it's in the Europe and it's easy to travel to other countries. Lower prices of products and renting property.
Do you remember the first days of studying in Poland? Describe the struggles you went through?
I had difficulties in enrollment in some courses. Couldn't find information about Erasmus courses.
Tell us about the differences between studies in Poland and studies in South Korea?
Studies are more easier in Poland.
What do you like about studying in Poland?
Availability of courses in English, especially about logistics. In home country logistics is considered as a field of study. I like that studying in Poland is easier.
Do you know any famous people from Poland?
Frederic Chopin and Maria Curie (mainly historical figures. Doesn't know about current celebrities).
Describe the places in Poland, that have a positive influence on you:
Sopot - It's not crowdy, has a lot of clubs and pubs. It's near the sea and it's not cold. I also like Kraków its historical place with many good facilities.
Tell us about the country you've always wanted to visit, but still haven't:
Germany, France, Spain: they are leading countries, especially Germany. Very attractive place to travel.
Are you a member of any student's club or organization ? Tell us something about it:
Would you like to come back to Poland in the future? Why?
Yes, it's very calm, not crowed, well preserved environment and beautiful scenery.
Have you made any permanent relations with polish students ? What do you like in the most of them?
I have a polish friends, they are very friendly, kind to me and interested in Korean Culture.